Fantasy Baseball Box Score Breakouts – 5/17/10

May 18, 2010

Here’s a look at the unheralded players who played well yesterday.

 

Kyle Kendrick, Philadelphia Phillies
Kendrick got plenty of run support, 12 to be exact, but he didn’t need it. He gave up 2 runs on 5 hits in 8 innings to improve to 2-1 with a 5.24 ERA.

 

Corey Patterson, Baltimore Orioles
Patterson went 1 for 2 with 3 runs and 2 SBs. He’s hitting .318.

 

Kyle Davies, Kansas City Royals
Davies gave up 2 runs in 6 innings to improve to 3-2 with a 4.93 ERA.

 

Eric Hinske, Atlanta Braves
Hinske went 3 for 4 with a HR. He’s hitting .389 with 18 RBIs.

 

Francisco Cervelli, New York Yankees
Cervelli went 2 for 4 with 3 runs and an RBI to raise his average to .400.

 

Marcus Thames, New York Yankees
Thames went 2 for 4 with a HR and 4 RBIs. He’s hitting .365.

 

Corey Hart, Milwaukee Brewers
Hart went 3 for 4 with a pair of HRs. He’s hitting .287 with 7 HRs and 19 RBIs.

 

Jonny Gomes, Cincinnati Reds
Gomes went 1 for 3 with a HR and 3 RBIs. He’s hitting .295 with 24 RBIs.

 

Johnny Cueto, Cincinnati Reds
Cueto threw another gem allowing 1 run with 7 Ks in 7 innings to improve to 3-1 with a 3.67 ERA.

 

Edwin Jackson, Arizona Diamondbacks
Jackson was brilliant last night throwing 8 scoreless innings allowing 4 hits with 12 Ks. He improved to 2-5 with a 6.33 ERA.

 

Jhonny Peralta, Cleveland Indians
Peralta went 3 for 4 with a run and an RBI to raise his average to .246.

 

Starlin Castro, Chicago Cubs
Castro went 3 for 5 with a run and a SB to raise his average to .361.

 

Aaron Cook, Colorado Rockies
Cook got a no-decision despite allowing 1 earned run in 7 innings to lower his ERA to 5.13.

 

Randy Wells, Chicago Cubs
Wells also got a no-decision despite allowing 1 run in 6-2/3 innings. He lowered his ERA to 4.13.

 

Ian Desmond, Washington Nationals
Desmond went 4 for 4 with a run to raise his average to .271.

 

Kyle Lohse, St. Louis Cardinals
Lohse gave up 1 earned run in 6 innings for his first win of the year. He’s 1-3 with a 5.11 ERA.

 

Jose Lopez, Seattle Mariners
Lopez went 2 for 4 with 3 RBIs to bring his average up to .211.

 

Daric Barton, Oakland A’s
Barton went 3 for 3 with 2 runs and an RBI to raise his average to .279.

 

Adam Rosales, Oakland A’s
Rosales went 3 for 4 with 2 runs, a HR, and 2 RBIs to raise his average to .263.

 

Jason Ely, Los Angeles Dodgers
Ely, one of my streaming pitcher options yesterday, gave up 2 runs on 5 hits in 7 innings with 8 Ks to improve to 2-1 with a 3.51 ERA.

 

Clayton Richard, San Diego Padres
Richard gave up 1 run on 3 hits with 5 Ks in 7 innings to improve to 3-2 with a 2.94 ERA.

 

Potent Middle Relievers:
Antonio Bastardo, PHI:  1 IP, 0 Runs, 2 Ks (7 Ks, 6 IP) 
Takashi Saito, ATL:  1 IP, 0 Runs, 3 Ks (21 Ks, 16 IP) 
Daniel Bard, BOS:  1 IP, 0 Runs, 2 Ks (26 Ks, 20-2/3 IP)
Matt Guerrier, MIN:  1 IP, 0 Runs, 2 Ks (11 Ks, 18 IP) 
Joaquin Benoit, TB:  1-2/3 IP, 0 Runs, 5 Ks (9 Ks, 6-2/3 IP)
Chris Perez, CLE:  1 IP, 0 Runs, 2 Ks (11 Ks, 12-2/3 IP) 
Sean Marshall, CHC:  Win, 2 IP, 0 Runs, 4 Ks (27 Ks, 20-1/3 IP)
Mike Adams, SD:  1 IP, 0 Runs, 2 Ks (20 Ks, 18 IP)

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